Northland and Auckland: Cloudy periods and the odd shower.
Waikato to Wellington, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Mostly cloudy. Patchy drizzle, clearing from South Taranaki to Wellington.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa: Fine with variable high cloud.
Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury: Mainly fine with high cloud, but a few spots of evening rain.
Buller: Drizzle, turning to rain this evening.
Westland and Fiordland: Heavy rain spreading northwards, then easing in Fiordland this afternoon. Snow briefly lowering to 500 metres in Fiordland.
Otago and Southland: Variable high cloud. Brief rain clearing this afternoon.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods and the odd shower.
Monday: North Island, cloudy periods in the north and east, some late rain in Wairarapa, rain developing elsewhere. South Island, rain in the west clearing south of the Glaciers, scattered rain on Nelson and Marlborough, mainly dry with high cloud elsewhere.
Tuesday: North Island, rain spreading to most places, clearing in the south later. South Island, occasional showers in the west, high cloud with a few spots of rain in in Otago and Southland, becoming fine elsewhere.
Wednesday: North Island, fine or becoming fine from Taranaki to Wairarapa southwards, further rain elsewhere. South Island, rain spreading north to the Glaciers in the west,mainly fine elsewhere.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy on Monday with late rain. Rain at times on Tuesday and Wednesday. Northerlies dying out on Wednesday.